Taxon profile


Horse Mackerel
Carangoides malabaricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Carangidae - jacks, amberjacks, pompanos »  genus Carangoides

Scientific synonyms

Carangoides rectipinnus Williams, 1958
Carangoides rhomboides Kotthaus, 1974
Caranx malabaricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Scomber malabaricus Bloch & Schneider, 1801

Other names

= Hunchback Trevally
= Kingfish
= Malabar Cavalla
= Malabar Crevalle
= Malabar Kingfish
= Malabar Trevally

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/4950]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Carangoides malabaricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4443]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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